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2016 Prat Sura Vacqueyras La Cuvée

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November 26, 2023 - $17



94Jeb Dunnuck

Blackberries, cassis, roasted herbs, chocolate, and gravelly mineral notes all emerge from this rockingly textured, balanced, full-bodied effort.

90The Wine Advocate

...plummy and chocolaty, boasting super ripe fruit. It's full-bodied, rich, velvety and plush, carrying the high alcohol better than the Réserve bottling while flaunting its ripeness and power.


France, Rhône Valley, Southern Rhône, Vacqueyras

Vacqueyras AOC is in the Southern Rhone Valley and runs along the banks of the Ouvèze River. It received its appellation status 1990, having been part of the AOC Côtes du Rhone appellation since 1937. Some 97 percent of the wine made in Vacqueyras is red, and like its neighbor to the north, Gigondas, Vacqueyras is known for its powerful wines. There are 3,200 vineyard acres planted to Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre, Cinsault, Muscardin, Counoise, Clairette and Bourbolenc. Vacqueyras reds are dark, spicy, tannic and considered good for aging.